Y5 Mathematics

Year 5 Kilograms and Kilometres

This Year 5 Kilograms and Kilometres lesson covers the prior learning of converting between kilometres and metres, before moving onto the main skill of converting between kilograms and grams, and kilometres and metres.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for the step here. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objective

Mathematics Year 5: (5M5) Convert between different units of metric measure (for example, kilometre and metre; centimetre and metre; centimetre and millimetre; gram and kilogram; litre and millilitre)

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of describing position in the first quadrant using coordinates, before moving onto the main skill of kilograms and kilometres. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

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1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of converting between kilometres and metres, before moving onto the main skill of converting between kilograms and grams, and kilometres and metres.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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This Year 4 Kilometres Game is designed to check pupils’ understanding of metres and kilometres, and how to convert between the two.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of kilograms and kilometres.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Kilograms and Kilometres Game is designed to check pupils' understanding of multiplying and dividing by 1,000 to convert between units of measure.

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Extension

This position in the first quadrant extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the kilograms and kilometres lesson.

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Interactive Challenge Activity

This Year 5 Kilograms and Kilometres Maths Challenge checks pupils' understanding of converting between kilograms and grams.